Quotes by haste

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  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
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    Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind.
  • Jean de la Bruyère
    Jean de la Bruyère
    French writer 1645-1696
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    There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
  • Bobbie Ann Mason
    Bobbie Ann Mason
    American novelist and short story writer
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    During the Cold War, workers proudly contributed to national defense, but the carelessness and haste in handling toxic waste created a nightmare of pollution for subsequent generations.
  • William Congreve
    William Congreve
    British Dramatist 1670-1729
    William Congreve
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    Grief walks upon the heels of pleasure; married in haste, we repent at leisure.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting.
  • Augustus William Hare
    Augustus William Hare
    British writer
    Augustus William Hare
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    Jealousy is said to be the offspring of Love. Yet, unless the parent makes haste to strangle the child, the child will not rest till it has poisoned the parent.
  • Abraham Cowley
    Abraham Cowley
    English poet
    Abraham Cowley
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    Life for delays and doubts no time does give, None ever yet made haste enough to live.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
  • Oliver Herford
    Oliver Herford
    American writer, cartoonist 1863-1935
    Oliver Herford
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    Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
    Søren Kierkegaard
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    Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it.
  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
    Lord George Byron
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    Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
    Benjamin Franklin
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    Take time for all things; great haste makes great waste.
  • T. Shadwell
    T. Shadwell
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    The haste of a fool is the slowest thing in the world.
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
    Arthur Henderson
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    Therefore, let us not despair, but instead, survey the position, consider carefully the action we must take, and then address ourselves to our common task in a mood of sober resolution and quiet confidence, without haste and without pause.
  • John Wesley
    John Wesley
    British preacher 1703-1791
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    Though I am always in haste, I am never in a hurry.
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